Ancient Landscapes Of The Colorado Plateau

Author: Ronald C. Blakey
Publisher: Grand Canyon Assn
Size: 22.89 MB
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Ancient Landscapes of the Colorado Plateau is the first book to showcase Blakey’s remarkable work. His maps are accompanied by text by Wayne Ranney, geologist and award-winning author of Carving Grand Canyon.

Carving Grand Canyon

Author: Wayne Ranney
Publisher: Grand Canyon Assn
ISBN: 9781934656365
Size: 23.35 MB
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This story of a fascinating landscape is told in an engaging style that is inviting to casual readers interested in the mystery of Grand Canyon's formation.

Plate Tectonics

Author: Wolfgang Frisch
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9783540765042
Size: 53.75 MB
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Frisch and Meschede and Blakey answer all these questions and more through the presentation and explanation of the geodynamic processes upon which the theory of continental drift is based and which have led to the concept of plate tectonics ...

The Colorado Plateau

Author: Donald L. Baars
Publisher: UNM Press
ISBN: 9780826323019
Size: 45.56 MB
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This new edition of Donald L. Baars's classic The Colorado Plateau incorporates new text, maps, photographs, figures, tables, and bibliography to provide the most up-to-date geology of the red rock and canyon country of the Four Corners of ...

How The Canyon Became Grand

Author: Stephen J. Pyne
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101177586
Size: 14.70 MB
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This groundbreaking book takes us on a completely original journey through the Canyon toward a new understanding of its niche in the American psyche, a journey that mirrors the making of the nation itself.

Ancient Puebloan Southwest

Author: John Kantner
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521788809
Size: 71.41 MB
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Although relying primarily on archaeological data, the book also includes oral histories, historical accounts, and ethnographic records as it introduces readers to the deep history of the Puebloan Southwest.

In Search Of The Old Ones

Author: David Roberts
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781439127230
Size: 20.59 MB
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David Roberts describes the culture of the Anasazi—the name means “enemy ancestors” in Navajo—who once inhabited the Colorado Plateau and whose modern descendants are the Hopi Indians of Arizona.

Hiking Colorado S Geology

Author: Ralph Lee Hopkins
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 9780898867084
Size: 67.83 MB
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This new destination guide offers understanding of the many unique and spectacular geologic formations of Colorado. 8-page color photo insert. 80 b&w photos. 14 maps.

Jurassic West

Author: John Foster
Size: 38.20 MB
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The incredible story of the dinosaurs and other animals that lived in the American West 150 million years ago